Denver & Rio Grande Western Colour Pictorial – Volume One

P Allen Copeland; Four Ways West Publications; 2002; Colour

This book features the D&RGW standard gauge steam and diesel transition from the late 1930s to 1957. Lots of rare photos. Hardcover, 128 pages.

 A solid publication with many photographs of 1950's D&RGW paint scheme's.

Denver Photo Highlights:

p11: 1959 Colour photo of a set of for F units spliced by a GP-9 at Soldier Summit.

p35: 1950 Colour photo of platforms 1 (Denver Zephyr or California Zephyr), 2 & 3 (Royal Gorge Steam Class M-64 #1706) looking north.

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